MEGA YACHT CRUISE - ADRIATIC SEA
CROATIA, GREECE, MONTENEGRO & ALBANIA CRUISE
Travel dates: July, 2023
9 days, 7 nights, including round trip air from most East Coast gateways,
4+* cabin on the M/Y CALLISTO, some meals, sightseeing and taxes.
9 days - 7 nights starting at:
in DBL occupancy
from EAST COAST
Adriatic Cruises to Croatia, Albania, Montenegro and Greece: Discover the natural and historical treasures of the Adriatic and of the Ionian Seas. The medieval treasures of Dubrovnik and Korcula in Croatia, to the fjords of the Bay of Kotor, and Budva in Montenegro, the Roman-Hellenistic UNESCO Heritage Site of Saranda, Albania, and unhurried Paxos with its warm Greek hospitality. Embark on a voyage discovering the Adriatic and Ionian Seas from Athens to Dubrovnik or in reverse. Fans of the Game of Thrones HBO series can sail to its filming spots with Variety Cruises. discover Dubrovnik, the main filming location in Croatia for King's Landing. The Baroque architecture was used as a setting for many of GOT’s iconic scenes. Greece's Ionian Islands: Corfu, Ithaca, Kefalonia and Paxi.
Imagine a place far from home that feels just like home, where the borders are delineated by the golden shores of the sea; and home is wherever the anchors drop. Imagine 164 feet of comfort, classic beauty, and safety classified by the latest International “Safety of Life at Sea” (SOLAS) standards. Imagine your floating home on board the classically designed, reminiscent of a Mega Yacht that sails the seas under the name CALLISTO, waving her flag through the wind. Discover the world by sea at 10 knots per hour, in her un-rushed pace, one island or seashore at a time. Callisto loves to seduce her select 34 guests with her classic lines and comfortable lounges redefining what yachting was meant to be. A spacious lounge with ample space, dining areas decorated with warm colors, rich library and two decks for sunbathing, shaded areas and outdoor bar and loungers are just some of the elements that define her essence. 360° views of unobstructed ocean are your eyes’ canvas painted with ocean blue and deep green mountains. Mingle with likeminded travelers in our public areas, enjoy a moment to yourself in our ample deck space, or retreat to one of our 17 ocean view cabin-sanctuaries all offering windows or portholes connecting you with mother nature’s wonders. Callisto’s experienced crew of 16 is trained with hospitality at heart to pamper her guests and guarantee the ultimate home away from home experience. Elegance is a state of mind; on board Variety Cruises it means feeling at home at sea- it’s our state of mind.
Main program includes:
Round trip airfare from U.S East Coast, airport. Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are included. (Valid at present time)
First class cruise accommodations for 7 nights on the M/Y Callisto (7 nights) or similar including hotel tax and service charges.
Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private SH/WC & air conditioning.
Full-board: Buffet breakfast and two meals daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a local Theme Evening, fun BBQ (weather permitting) and Captain’s Dinner.
Regular (filter) coffee, tea and drinking water free all day.
Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to availability).
English-Speaking Cruise Escort.
Day 1: | Thursday. Departure from the USA on your overnight flight to Greece
Day 2 | Friday: Athens - Elafonisos, Greece
Upon arrival, proceed through customs and collect your luggage. A Jet Vacations professional guide will personally greet you. Departure and transfer by deluxe coach to your Mega Yacht. Embarkation between 2 and 3 pm. Departure at 5 pm. Enjoy a welcome drink and meet your crew and fellow passengers. Welcome dinner and sailing towards the small island of Elafonisos. Overnight at sea.
Day 2 | Saturday: Elafonisos, Greece ☽
Early morning arrival to Elafonisos. Swim stop all day long. Departure at around 17:00hrs towards Zakynthos. Overnight at sea.
Day 3 | Sunday: Zakynthos - Kefalonia, Greece ☽
Morning arrival to Navagio Beach in Zakynthos, one of the best beaches in Europe. You will have plenty of time to explore this unique location and swim to the turquoise waters. After lunch, departure and arrival to the nearby Kefalonia island. Overnight at sea.
Day 4 | Monday: Antipaxi - Corfu, Greece ☽
Morning arrival to Antipaxi for a swim stop. After lunch, departure towards the nearby Corfu island. Corfu is the Grand Lady of the Ionian Islands and the greenest island in Greece. We arrive in Corfu around dinner time. Greek Night on board. Overnight in port.
Day 5 | Tuesday: Corfu - Saranda, Albania
Morning optional excursion to explore Corfu’s imperial past; the impressive historic center declared UNESCO World Heritage site and the byzantine churches, or optional scenic tour through the lush Corfiot countryside and old high hill villages. Lunch on board and sailing towards Saranda, Albania. Early afternoon arrival the charming town Saranda, boasting the most attractive waterfront on the Albanian Riviera. Join the optional excursion to the nearby archaeological site of Butrint, an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Return to the ship for dinner and sailing towards Budva, Montenegro. Overnight at sea.
Day 6 | Wednesday: Budva - Kotor, Montenegro ☽
Afternoon arrival at the well-preserved medieval town of Budva. Late night sailing to Kotor, Montenegro. Overnight at sea.
Day 7 | Thursday: Kotor, Montenegro - Dubrovnik, Croatia ☽
Early morning navigation in the Bay of Kotor, the deepest natural fjord in the Mediterranean. Join the optional morning excursion to Kotor’s well-preserved, fortified medieval Old Town. Lunch and departure for Dubrovnik, Croatia. Early evening arrival. Overnight in port.
Day 8 | Friday: Dubrovnik, Croatia
After breakfast, disembark at 9:00am and transfer to the Athens airport for your return flight back home! (Breakfast)
Call us for air pricing (all U.S. gateways available, optional Business - First class upgrades - adding extra nights to the above program).